Kerl LaJeune, deputy director of planning and design for the city’s Public Building Commission, explains plans for the new annex at Waters Elementary. Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Waters Elementary’s New Annex Set To Break Ground This Spring (And It’s Not On Top Of The Garden After All)

Construction of the new three-story annex is expected to be completed by August 2020.

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LIVE UPDATES: Downtown Starts Reopening Wednesday, Mayor Lightfoot Pledges To Speed Up Police Reforms

Block Club reporters are following what’s happening in neighborhoods all around the city.

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Downtown Chicago Reopening Wednesday

Most bridges will lower and streets will reopen to everyone, the city announced.

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Logan Square ‘Much Calmer’ After Weekend Of Vandalism, Leaders Say

Fewer than 10 Logan Square businesses were hit in the weekend spree, according to the local chamber of commerce.